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Name Doreen M (Writer #1446)
Star Rating 5 Stars based on 716 orders and 401,697 total words
Last Login 7/30/2014
Location Holliston, MA
Education Some College

Summary of Experience

Offering expertly sourced articles on a variety of topics. Specializing in business, legal and real estate based articles. Doreen has a special interest in work at home topics with a focus on avoiding Internet scams. Secondary interest is writing about various charities. Doreen does best with content designed for Internet searches with a strong knowledge of AdWords usage and social media techniques.

Specialties

Specialization in factual articles that do not require a "sales" angle. Doreen provides high quality content for websites, blog posts and factual articles.

Interests

Passion for serving the community. Member of the Holliston Lions Club, member of the National Braille Press Board of Directors. Since Doreen is legally blind she spends a lot of time learning about blind technology for online writers as well as volunteering to assemble Braille/print books for literacy.

Education

Dean College
Finance, Certificate in Accounting
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This was to add value to my then employer where I was responsible for accounting responsibilities.


Honors and Awards

Melvin Jones Fellowship

This member was presented the Melvin Jones Fellow for humanitarian service in 1999. During 2006 and 2008 she received progressive versions of this award.

Leadership Award

This writer was very active with Lions during the year when Hurricane Katrina struck. In addition to coordinating clothing drives, this writer also served as part of the committee to move the Lions International Convention to Boston, Massachusetts.

Association Memberships

Lions Clubs International
2/1/2008
This writer has worked tirelessly serving the Lions Clubs of District 33K. In addition to being a member of the Holliston Lions, Doreen has served in numerous leadership roles including District Governor. Involved with the Multiple District charity Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund as well as serving on the board of directors of District 33K Lions Eyemobile.

Certificates

First Time Homebuyer's Education Program
FNMA
Received this designation while working for a real estate financing company. The training was to allow writer to administer education programs to first-time home buyers.

Projects by Industry

Business

Doreen M has written countless articles covering small business issues including seeking financing, writing business plans and about HR issues. As a small business owner she is also very aware of some of the pitfalls associated with hiring contractors, maintaining websites and social media marketing needs for business.

Career

As a steward for a career channel at Helium, Doreen has written, edited and reviewed thousands of career titles. Her primary goal has always been to provide excellent information for those seeking current information about different career choices.

Finance

For more than five years, Doreen has been providing content for a variety of websites focused on financial topics. Her finance background includes working for several years in the financial services industry including Kidder Peabody, Putnam Investments and various other brokerage houses. In addition, she has worked as a residential mortgage broker, a VP of Compliance at New England Merchants Corporation and a commercial loan broker.

Legal

Doreen has been contracted by several law firms to provide content for both websites and blogs. In addition to submitting high quality SEO rich content for websites, the writer has also written several articles for legal websites through the popular Internet Brands site.

Non Profit

Doreen has been an active and involved volunteer for many years. In addition to writing a number of articles on managing volunteers, fundraising and leadership. Doreen served on the Board of Directors of National Braille Press, District 33K Lions Eyemobile, Inc. and Massachusetts Lions Eye Research Fund Inc.

Doreen's other volunteer work included serving as District 33K Lions Leadership Chairperson, Vice District and District Governor as well as most Lions Club leadership positions. Doreen has been an avid and active volunteer for more than 15 years.

Projects by SEO Skill

Title/Meta Descriptions

Doreen has effectively provided SEO content for a variety of websites that require meta descriptions. These projects are largely paid-to-write jobs. The links below reflect work Doreen has done through an online outsourcing company.

Projects By Asset Type

Article

Doreen has worked for a number of sites that contract for freelance writers. In addition, she has an extensive portfolio of work that includes business titles, jobs and careers titles and legal titles. During the time she has been contributing to online sites, she has maintained a steadily growing base of articles on evergreen topics that continue to appeal to readers.

Blog Post

In addition to maintaining a blog that offers tips for those who work as freelance writers, Doreen has also recently started a blog that warns those who are seeking work at home employment of prevalent scams.

She has also contributed to the law blog of Rizio & Nelson, a premier attorney located in California.

Web Page

In addition to providing content and layouts for several Lions Clubs websites, Doreen has also been involved in providing keyword rich content for several small businesses. These pages are designed to inform clients of the services that a company offers.

Projects by Writing Style

Authoritative

Doreen finds it easiest to offer content that is written in second or third person that requires an authoritative tone. This often translates well for website owners who require work that is clear and concise.

Projects by Company Size

Small Business

Doreen has written countless articles for small businesses. In some cases, these businesses focus on articles that seek target marketing. A clear example of this is a series of titles she once wrote about saving money. The site was not just about saving money, but about saving money for the down payment on a home. Creative and unique topics about various ways individuals and families could save money for a down payment were necessary. The site made most of its revenue from advertising for lenders and credit reporting sites.